Immaculate Conception & St Joseph, Christchurch

Welcome to St Joseph’s!

The link for this week’s livestream Sunday Mass
(5th December) here

View any of our previous recordings here

Bishop Philip’s Pastoral Letter “God’s Creation” 7/11/21
This letter, timed to coincide with the COP26 Summit, is available to view and/or read here:

                         Video                         Text

NEWSLETTERS
You will find latest details of all our activities in our newsletters and related bulletins here

Fr John:
On medical advice, Fr John, our Parish Priest, is taking a break from parish ministry.

Fr John has written a letter to the parish (24th Sept) HERE
You can read Fr John’s original letter to the parish HERE

If in URGENT PASTORAL NEED,
please telephone Dcn Hugh Parry: 07971 071571

FAMILY & YOUTH EVENTS INFORMATION  here
including Family Mass dates and Creative Liturgy dates.
See also the

Families & Youth Ministry Facebook Page

OUR CHURCH IS OPEN
Please see latest COVID guidelines for attending here

SUNDAY MASS (9am)
[BOOKING NO LONGER REQUIRED]
Just turn up and find a space. [Capacity has recently been increased.] For latest COVID guidance, see above.
Sunday Mass also livestreamed:
(welcome and introduction at 8.55am)
or via the recording at any time after that
**See link at top of page**

WEDNESDAYS (10am)

For the time being, we will usually celebrate a Liturgy of the Word & Communion while Fr John is unavailable.  Please check the latest newsletter as Mass may occasionally be possible.
Booking is not necessary. All are welcome; please spread the word!

Tuesday Adoration and Morning Prayer (9.30-10.30am)

Join us for Adoration and Morning Prayer in church on Tuesdays 9.30-10.30am (Morning Prayer at 10.15), with the same signing-in system as above. No need to book. Pop in whenever you like during the hour.

*Open for Private Prayer Mon-Fri 9:30-15:00

 

Toilets at the back of church are available if needed, but you are asked to clean and sanitise afterwards, using the cleaning wipes and disinfectant provided. 

Please read our weekly Newsletter for details of all that is taking place in our church community

Office usual opening times:  9am – 5pm  Mon – Fri 

PLEASE SUPPORT OUR PARISH MISSION
Click here for details of how to make a donation and for Gift Aid information.  Thank you!

St Joseph’s Pastoral Council information and recent minutes

Bishop Philip’s Pastoral Letter for the Year of the Eucharist is available to view here

Parish Centre
Due to COVID restrictions, use of our Parish Centre is currently very limited. 

For Parish Centre Bookings or enquiries  email here
or telephone 07517-359148 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
The Parish Centre Website can be reached here

67 Purewell
Christchurch
BH23 1EH
01202 483 340
Email usParish Priest:
Fr John Chadwick
Deacon:
Rev Hugh Parry

Mass times (NOTE: These do not apply at the present times due to COVID-19 restrictions – see above for details)

Sunday MassesWeekday Masses/ServicesHoly Days' Mass
6.30pm (Saturday Vigil)
9.00am (Sunday)
Monday: Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion at 9:15 am*
Wednesday: 9:15 am*
Friday: 7:30 pm (NB. Check latest newsletter to confirm, occasionally a house mass)
7.30pm

*Preceded by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament and Morning Prayer from 8:30 am